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Bessie D Kinistedt Quesnell

 (1892 - 1980)
Bessie D. Kinistedt Quesnell was active/lived in California, Wisconsin.  Bessie Quesnell is known for painting.

Bessie D. Kinistedt Quesnell

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Bessie D. Kinistedt Quesnell was born in Wisconsin on February 19, 1892.  Bessie was the wife of Arthur Quesnell. 

After several years in Elmore, Minnesota, the couple moved to southern California.   From her home in San Marino, Mrs. Quesnell made painting excursions into the desert and Sierra. 

She died in Orange, CA on September 13, 1980.

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About  Bessie D. Kinistedt Quesnell

Born:  1892 - Wisconsin
Died:   1980 - Orange, California
Known for:  painting